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Grand jury indicts local man on murder charges – The Union

A Baldwin County grand jury has returned a seven-count indictment against a 35-year-old Milledgeville man in connection with the shooting death of a woman at a local convenience store earlier this year.

The fatal shooting was captured on store surveillance video.

Grand jurors convened last week in Baldwin County Superior Court and returned the multi-count indictment against David Renfro, according to records filed in the Baldwin County Superior Court Clerk’s Office.

The murder, which authorities described as “a random shooting,” claimed the life of 49-year-old Rita “Faye” Heron, who worked as a department manager at the Walmart store in Milledgeville. The shooting was witnessed by two of the victim’s grandchildren, ages 6 and 8, authorities said.

Heron was shot to death just seconds after she walked out of the KC Short Stop, located at 405 Sparta Highway, said Baldwin County Sheriff Bill Massee. The lead detective assigned to the case, Chris Youngblood, provided grand

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Cold Case Murder of Young Nurse Haunts Local Family – WKRG.com

Tonight on News 5, we are investigating a cold case murder from over a decade ago that law enforcement refuses to give up on. It was a case that had the entire Atmore community worried for their safety. Melinda McGhee, a young nurse and mother of two, was murdered inside her home, after working an overnight shift at a nursing home back in March of 2003. McGhee’s body was never found, despite hundreds of people and several law enforcement agencies searching for her. No one has ever been arrested, even though the killer left behind a bloody crime scene inside McGhee’s home. McGhee’s sister says the “coward” treated her body like it was “trash.” Melissa Wall Boatwright has so much anger that no one has been forced to pay for the crime. “I wish the cowards who know about this who have chosen for 14 years to live their lives

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Cold Case Murder of Young Nurse Haunts Local Family

Tonight on News 5, we are investigating a cold case murder from over a decade ago that law enforcement refuses to give up on. It was a case that had the entire Atmore community worried for their safety. Melinda McGhee, a young nurse and mother of two, was murdered inside her home, after working an overnight shift at a nursing home back in March of 2003. McGhee’s body was never found, despite hundreds of people and several law enforcement agencies searching for her. No one has ever been arrested, even though the killer left behind a bloody crime scene inside McGhee’s home. McGhee’s sister says the “coward” treated her body like it was “trash.” Melissa Wall Boatwright has so much anger that no one has been forced to pay for the crime. “I wish the cowards who know about this who have chosen for 14 years to live their lives

Read more at: http://wkrg.com/2017/05/05/cold-case-murder-of-young-nurse-haunts-local-family/